Peter Monteiro, Jr.

Peter Monteiro, Jr., 89, of Marion died Monday, February 11, 2013 at his home unexpectedly.  He was the husband of Elizabeth (Santos) Monteiro.

Born in Taunton, he was the son of the late Mary (Gomes) and Peter Monteiro, Sr.  He has lived in Marion for many years.

Mr. Monteiro served in the U.S. Army during World War II and later was a civilian truck driver at OTIS Air Force Base for many years.  He was a communicant of St. Rita’s Church in Marion and was a member of the Benjamin D. Cushing V.F.W. Post in Marion.

Survivors include his wife; his daughter, Betty Ann Washington of Chelsea; two sons, David Monteiro of Revere and Douglas Monteiro of Plymouth and three grandchildren.

His funeral will be from the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 2599 Cranberry Hwy., (Rt. 28), Wareham on Fri., Feb. 15 at 9:00 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Rita’s Church, Front St., Marion at 10:00 AM.  Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Marion.  Visiting hours will be Thurs. from 5 – 8 PM.

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